Testimonials

Testimonials ~ What Clients Say 

Exceptional tour guides on an extraordinary trip

Exceptional tour guides on an extraordinary trip

Rachael & David Long, California We had an extraordinary trip to South Africa, thanks to the amazing organizational skills of Marion Ellis of Cape Insights. The purpose of my ... Read more
You know the landscape, foodscape, funscape like you know how to breathe

You know the landscape, foodscape, funscape like you know how to breathe

Stan & Pam Hart, Woods Hole & Arizona  You just know that there’s no such thing as one size fits all. So you paid attention to our needs and wishes ... Read more
Surprised at how many of ''your'' plants have ended up in ''our'' backyard

Surprised at how many of ”your” plants have ended up in ”our” backyard

Sylvia & Mike Stouppe, Jan & Kathy Oliver, Mariota & Mark Humbolt, Myra Brown: California Finding out about SA's exceptional floral richness and being shown over some amazing Cape scenery ... Read more
Exquisite and absolutely magic time at The Art Fair

Exquisite and absolutely magic time at The Art Fair

Claudia Steinfels & Christian Norgren, Switzerland We would like to express our deepest gratitude to The Art Fair Cape Town-team and Fiera Milano! You all put so much effort into ... Read more
Hoping others will follow our path to the Art Fair

Hoping others will follow our path to the Art Fair

Valeria Mondelli, Milan I'm already telling all my Milano's collectors and friends about the great Cape Town Art Fair, hoping that in future they will come to your fair, following ... Read more
Encountering great art as well as superb artists

Encountering great art as well as superb artists

Damiana Leoni, Rome I would like to thank you all from the bottom of my heart for your great collaboration and for the effort you put in giving us such ... Read more
Days in paradise - on one of our best vacations ever

Days in paradise – on one of our best vacations ever

Mikael & Leena Frisk, Helsinki South Africa is really spoiling us. This has been one of our best vacations ever. We have had three fantastic days. Seen and experienced so ... Read more
An even better reality than my wildest dreams

An even better reality than my wildest dreams

Janet Harney, Little Rock, Arkansas   Visiting South Africa had been a dream for twelve long years and then the stars, and Marion Ellis / Cape Insights, truly aligned to ... Read more
Wouldn't need much of an excuse to return

Wouldn’t need much of an excuse to return

Charlie & Susan Hyatt, Connecticut Reflecting on our time in the Cape, I imagine myself with an associate degree 40 years ago, walking about with 3 young doctorates and an ... Read more
Under your guidance, a very enjoyable time

Under your guidance, a very enjoyable time

Wiebo Vaartjes & Simone Boon, Hong Kong Under your guidance we had a very enjoyable and interesting time around Cape Town. We also spent a wonderful evening in the Fugard ... Read more
Discovering the ''fynbos'' was the highlight of the trip

Discovering the ”fynbos” was the highlight of the trip

Susan Lunn of Chicago Botanic Gardens and Joe Lunn, Chicago I have to say that discovering the fynbos with Adam Harrower of Kirtstenbosch National Botanic Gardens while in the Cape, was the ... Read more
Adding a fabulous dimension to things

Adding a fabulous dimension to things

James McQueen, Melbourne It really was such a delight to see so many special treasures, and be taken to places that we really would have no hope of finding without ... Read more
Everyone really appreciated getting the ‘inside scoop’

Everyone really appreciated getting the ‘inside scoop’

Erica Kritikides and friends, Melbourne We had such a fabulous time in South Africa. We have talked non-stop since returning home about how much we loved it – and the ... Read more
A joy to be guided around significant locations

A joy to be guided around significant locations

Anne Redford, London Time in Johannesburg with your specialist guide was amazing, because of his breadth and depth of knowledge. It was a joy to be guided around significant locations ... Read more
We met a series of truly brilliant, courageous people

We met a series of truly brilliant, courageous people

Lee & Kathy Price, Washington; Gregory, California; Eric,Texas We all found our two weeks in South Africa to be among the best trips that we've ever taken. You were ... Read more
The most beautiful wine country in the world

The most beautiful wine country in the world

Blakesly & Cyril Chappellet, St Helena To me the Cape Winelands are the most beautiful wine country in the world with dramatic mountains rising out of nowhere and the charming ... Read more
You contributed greatly to the 2015 Cape Town Art Fair

You contributed greatly to the 2015 Cape Town Art Fair

Christine Cashmore, director of the Cape Town Art Fair You were amazing and contributed greatly to the enormous success of the 2015 Cape Town Art Fair. I watched you design ... Read more
Trip that had the most profound effect on us

Trip that had the most profound effect on us

Agnes Gund - president emerita of the Museum of Modern Art, & family, & Gabriella de Ferrari - former director of The Institute of Contemporary Art Boston, New York I ... Read more
Unforgettable trip & travel experience  highlight

Unforgettable trip & travel experience highlight

Marcy & Bob Katz, Hawaii The Ceramics tour was an amazing trip and a fantastic opportunity to meet the best of the best of South African potters. Cape Insights ... Read more
Above-the-expectations wonderful time!

Above-the-expectations wonderful time!

Andreas, Tiina, Julia, Robin, Anna & Emma Tallberg, Helsinki A spontaneous and genuinely honest and grateful HUGE THANK YOU for our above-the-expectations wonderful time! You cannot imagine how much we ... Read more
A real eye-opener

A real eye-opener

Penny & Paul Cormack; Dot & Matthew Partridge; Tish, Catherine & Euan McDonald, Yorkshire We had no idea how many plants we'd be introduced to or how varied and different ... Read more